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Eleanor Harrison-Buck with colleagues in Belize

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Mellon Grant

Mellon Grant

UNH part of consortium awarded Mellon Grant to expand the Faculty of Color Working Group...

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Professor Meghan Howey with students

Privilege of Breaking into Earth Honored

Privilege of Breaking into Earth Honored

Meghan Howey named Andrew Carnegie Fellow...

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Kabria Baumgartner, assistant professor of American studies

Historical Support

Historical Support

Kabria Baumgartner receives fellowships for book project on first African American trial lawyer in...

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Upcoming Events

Feb
01

First Monday "Nocturnal Worlding: The New Anthropology of Dreaming"

Robin Sheriff, Associate Professor of Anthropology, will give a First Monday presentation titled "Nocturnal Worlding: The New Anthropology of Dreaming." What can dreaming tell us about culture, h ...
Feb
11

Faculty Fellow Lecture: Casey Golomski

Faculty Fellow Lecture: Casey Golomski image.Casey Golomski, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, will give his talk titled Dwelling in the Twilight of Violence: Race and Aging in Post-Apartheid South Africa.  This event will be held on Zoom.
Mar
01

First Monday "The Politics of Ethnic Identity"

Madhavi Devasher, Assistant Professor of Political Science, will give this First Monday presentation. If you plan to attend, kindly RSVP by emailing humanities.center@unh.edu or by leaving a mess ...
Mar
25

Faculty Fellow Lecture: Lin Zhang

Assistant Professor of Communication Lin Zhang will give her lecture, entitled Entrepreneurial China: The Entrepreneurial Labor of Reinvention in China’s New Economy, on Zoom.The Center for the Hu ...
Apr
05

First Monday "Father Chaucer"

Assistant Professor of English Samantha Seal will give this First Monday presentation.If you plan to attend, kindly RSVP by emailing humanities.center@unh.edu or by leaving a message at 603-862-43 ...

Deadlines

  • The deadline for 2021-2022 Faculty Fellowship applications had passed.  Please check back next summer.  See Guidelines 
  • The Center will not be making any Programs, Projects, and Interdisciplinary Conferences awards for AY 2020-2021.  Please check back next year for updates. See Guidelines
  • The deadline for proposals for the 2021-2022 Saul O Sidore Memorial Series has passed.  Please check back next summer. Learn More 
  • The Hayes Chair is filled through 2021.  Expressions of Interest for the term starting Fall 2022 have been solicited.     see guidelines
  • To apply for a Discretionary Grant of up to $500, write or email the center's director, Stephen Trzaskoma, at any time, providing a succinct description of the project, including a budget. Learn More
  • The internal UNH deadline for NEH summer stipend applications has passed.  Please check back next summer.  Learn More
  • To apply for a Mellon Faculty Fellowships in the Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences for the 2021–2022, submit an application through Interfolio by February 1, 2021. Learn More
  • Public Humanities Work Supported by the Center for the Humanities
    UNH FACULTY PROJECTS: Remembering MOsul   Ethel Sara Wolper, Associate Professor of History at UNH
    Public Humanities Work Supported by the Center for the Humanities
    UNH FACULTY PROJECTS: Remembering MOsul   Ethel Sara Wolper, Associate Professor of History at UNH